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Molecule Structure

Scientific Name


Description of the Drug

Sulfamethoxazole is an oral sulfonamide antibiotic, given in combination with trimethoprim, used to treat a variety of infections of the urinary tract, respiratory system, and gastrointestinal tract.

Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-03-10 from

Brand Name(s)

Acetylsulfamethoxazole, Gantanol, Gantanol-ds, Sinomin, Sulfamethoxazole, Suphamethoxazole, Urobak

Company Owner(s)

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Inc, Watson Laboratories Inc, Ascot Hosp Pharmaceuticals Inc Div Travenol Laboratories Inc, Novitium Pharma Llc, Able Laboratories Inc, Prasco Llc Dba Prasco Laboratories, Bedford Laboratories Div Ben Venue Laboratories Inc, Rising Pharma Holdings Inc, Akorn Operating Co Llc, Teva Pharmaceuticals Usa Inc

Mechanism(s) Of Action

Target Name Target Type Action Type Target ChEMBL ID
Bacterial dihydropteroate synthase SINGLE PROTEIN INHIBITOR CHEMBL2364668

Unichem Links

PharmGKB PA451544
Human Metabolome Database HMDB0015150
DrugBank DB01015
PubChem: Thomson Pharma 14798729
PubChem 5329
Mcule MCULE-1450176600
NMRShiftDB 20208059
Nikkaji J4.525J
PDBe 08D
BindingDB 50029770
EPA CompTox Dashboard DTXSID8026064
DrugCentral 2514
Brenda 50294 2097
ChemicalBook CB6473303
Guide to Pharmacology 10933
KEGG Ligand C07315
ChEBI 9332
ZINC ZINC000000089763